In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

2014-15 Leadership Grant Recipients

Megan Daley ($3,000)

To attend the Commission on the Status of Women at the United Nations in New York, USA

Namadgi School ($10,000)

Towards the purchase of 12 ipads, excursions with guided tours and overnight caps to Jervis Bay and Wreck Bay communities

The Young Women’s Christian Association of Canberra (YWCA Canberra) ($10,000)

Towards a 2 day leadership workshop for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women across Canberra to become leaders in their families schools and communities.

Carers ACT Incorporated ($10,000)

To develop skills and build capacity of carers to improve outcomes in their communities.